oa CSIR Science Scope - Developing a pesticide risk indicator for farmers : the interface : human-environment
|Article Title||Developing a pesticide risk indicator for farmers : the interface : human-environment|
|© Publisher:||Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)|
|Journal||CSIR Science Scope|
|Publication Date||Aug 2009|
Pesticides play a significant role in contributing to food security by preventing crop loss to pests. However, they tend to move from areas of intended application into non-target aquatic and terrestrial environments, thereby posing significant risks to non-target organisms such as aquatic insects, fish, wildlife and humans.
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